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28 – It Takes a Village

An insight for parents—you aren’t the only ones raising your child. The key is to proactively make sure that this “village” or “tribe” is as positive as it can be. Pin It

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25 – A Strong Work Ethic – Prepare Your Child for the Challenges of Life

It’s hard to make a life. It’s hard to raise a family. It’s hard to build a successful career. Parents can help their children develop the life habits and skills that will enable them to become successful, happy, independent adults… … Continue reading

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22 – Nurturing Strong Self-Esteem Is a Big Deal – Get it Right

Teenagers need strong self-esteem to avoid the dangers of adolescence. There are some things you need to know… Pin It

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20 – Encouraging Your Teen – A Power Skill for Parents

Encouraging your teen at the right moment can make all the difference. But do you know how to do it right?… Pin It

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19 – Can You Inoculate Your Teen to Withstand Peer Pressure?

When teens rebel, they typically turn to their friends for guidance. This sometimes leads to awful consequences. So what can you do? Pin It

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18 – Composure: Keeping Your Cool When Things Get Hot

In a moment of frustration with a teenager, you could say or do something out of anger that you later regret. There’s a secret to keeping your cool… Pin It

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17 – How the “Strong for Parenting” Program Works

Imagine a fitness center where you can work out to get stronger. But instead of getting stronger physically, you get stronger as a person… Pin It

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16 – You Need to Be Strong to Parent a Teen

It won’t be easy to bring effective communication skills to deal with your teenager. You’ll also need to dig deep to exercise several kinds of personal strengths… Pin It

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15 – After Puberty You Need to Change the Way You Relate to Your Child

When your kids are little, it helps to be a strong authority figure. But the game changes during adolescence, and you’ll need to get good at several adult-adult communication skills… Pin It

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14 – What You Need to Know about Improving the Way You Communicate to a Child

Have you ever tried to break a bad habit? You know how hard that can be! The same holds true for improving the way you communicate. It will help you to know why…. Pin It

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